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Short vacation in Manila, Philippines

 
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ultimatetravel's pictureby ultimatetravel review
added on 31st of May, 2009

It was never on plan that my husband and I are going to Manila. It was out of necessity. Since we are planning to get married at that time and we think we can process some papers here in Cebu at the Consul but however due to some circumstances out of our hands we never did. The consul was out of the country, so we decided to go to Manila and go directly to the Embassy of his country.

Going to Manila was my first time of being out of Cebu I mean literally. My whole body and mind is out of Cebu and flew for the first time in my entire life.

The whole experience traveling from Cebu to Manila seeing a whole new world in my eyes was something I will never forget. Will surely go back there for sure.

Being on the plane is another story...

 

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1. May 31, 2009 Short vacation in Manila (Manila)
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Colorful Manila Perhaps there is no city in the world as unique as Manila or Maynila as it is known to the locals.  The Philippine’s capital offers a distinct blend of sights and sounds that can leave any tourist curious and entertained.  Beneath its busy streets lies a deeply rooted culture that lingers to this day.  It’s always a refreshing journey to visit colorful Manila. A City By the Bay The city of Manila can be found at the mouth of the Pasig River which is located east of the scenic Manila Bay.  This river is what divides the city from the center.  Manila’s closest neighbors are Hong Kong, which is 950 kilometers... Read more »

 
 
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My Airplane Trip to Manila - May 31, 2009, by ultimatetravel
We booked our flight going to Manila for a 2am flight. My husband who is really very keen on following rules, policies etc said we should be there 2 hours before our flight. So we rode a taxi going to the airport and arrived around 12... Read more »

Experiences of a Manila trip - May 31, 2009, by ultimatetravel
Place Manila is the capital of Philippines. Such a very huge city. I never seen anything like it. It has a lot to offer to every person who comes and visit the place. The roads are huge It can fit around 3-4 cars, if I remember it rightly.... Read more »

 
 

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